A Quality Improvement Program in Pediatric Practices to Increase Tailored Injury Prevention Counseling and Assess Self-reported Changes Made by Families - American Board of Medical Specialties

Practitioners were recruited from the Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics database and volunteered to participate in this quality improvement (QI) effort utilizing an injury prevention screening tool to facilitate discussions and rescreenings with families at subsequent practitioner visits. This study showed that using QI methodology can have substantial improvement in practitioner-patient communications. Physicians that submitted data received American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) part IV credit.



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